Hybrid Breed

Beagle + Boston Terrier


Beagle and Boston Terrier mix - a hybrid breed.

This is the best of both worlds. The Beagle is an excellent hunting dog, while the Boston Terrier is one of the best rat catchers around. Together, they make the perfect mixed breed.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

The Beagle-Boston Terrier mix breed is a small to medium sized dog. They typically weigh between 9 and 13 kg and are 38 to 51 cm tall at the shoulder. They have a short, dense coat that is usually black, brown or tan with white markings. They have a short, square muzzle and large, round eyes. Their ears are short and floppy. They have a long tail that is often curled over their back. Beagle-Boston Terrier mixes are compact, muscular dogs with lots of energy and enthusiasm.

Alternate Name -
Origin UK - USA
Life expectancy 10 - 15 years
Care requirements low-maintenance
Activity level average
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Beagle and Boston Terrier mix - Such is probably his nature.

When it comes to beagle and Boston terrier mixes, these dogs have a lot in common. For one, they are both relatively small breeds, which means they make great apartment dogs. They are also both very friendly and outgoing, which means they get along well with children and other pets. However, there are some important differences between these two breeds that you should know before choosing a beagle.

First of all, Beagles are known as hunting dogs, while Boston Terriers are more commonly known as lap dogs. This means that a Beagle needs a lot more exercise than a Boston Terrier. If you live in an apartment, this breed may not be the best for you.

Another important difference is that Beagles are hunting dogs, which means they have a stronger sense of smell than other dogs. This can be both an advantage and a disadvantage. On the one hand, it means that they are great for tracking down things like lost children or missing pets. On the other hand, it means they are more likely to be distracted by strong smells, which can make their training more difficult.

Finally, Beagles and Boston Terriers have different types of coats. Beagles have a short, dense coat that is easy to groom, while Boston Terriers have a finer, denser coat that requires a bit more grooming.

What diseases can occur in Beagle and Boston Terrier mix.

Although the Beagle-Boston Terrier mix is a healthy breed, there are some health issues to watch out for. These include disc disease, allergies and patellar luxation.

Disc disease is a degenerative disease of the spine that can be painful and disabling. Allergies are common in dogs, and the Beagle-Boston Terrier mix is no exception. Common allergy triggers include pollen, dust mites and dander. Patellar luxation is a condition in which the kneecap shifts out of its normal position. This can be painful and may require surgery.

The coat of a Beagle-Boston Terrier mix is generally short, smooth and dense. The most common colors are black, brown and white, although there can be a variety of color combinations. Beagle-Boston Terrier mixes are often referred to as "tuxedo dogs" because of their black and white coloring.

Fur length short
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Floppy Ear - Standing Ears
Tail lang - stubby
Anatomy massive, strong, square, muscular
Size ♀ 33 - 44 cm
Weight ♀ 7 - 10 kg
Size ♂ 36 - 43 cm
Weight ♂ 8 - 11 kg
Suitable For -
  • Hypothyroidism

    Hypothyroidism is a condition in dogs where the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormones. This can lead to a slowed metabolic rate, weight gain, fatigue, hair loss and other symptoms.

  • Epilepsy

    Definition: Dog has epilepsy if, for example, at least two epileptic seizures occur more than 24 hours apart.

  • Eye diseases

    Often occur with allergies and intolerances.

  • Overweight

    Often, unfortunately, the dogs very much under excess weight. But the dogs themselves are never to blame!

  • Disc problems

    Herniated disc in dogs (discopathy). Herniated discs or dachshund paralysis cause dogs severe pain.

  • Shortness of breath

    Difficult breathing can be recognized by the dog's rattling and sometimes accelerated breathing rate.

  • Patellar problems

    Problems with the Patellar can be a displacement or weak kneecap, which is one of the most common causes of lameness in dogs, also because of overweight.

  • Spinal disorders

    However, as the dog ages, this elasticity can be lost and completely inhibited by diseases such as spondylosis.

  • A Beagle-Boston Terrier mix is a cross between a Beagle and a Boston Terrier.

  • A Beagle-Boston Terrier mix can look different, but usually has the body of a Beagle and the head and markings of a Boston Terrier.

  • A Beagle-Boston Terrier mix usually weighs between 9 and 13 kg and are 38 to 51 cm tall.

  • Beagle and Boston Terrier mixes are generally active, playful and friendly dogs. They may have inherited some hunting instinct from the beagle side, so it is important to provide enough exercise and stimulation.

  • Yes, Beagle and Boston Terrier mixes are generally good family dogs. They usually get along well with children and other animals, but as with any dog, individual personalities vary.

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